In A Hole In The Ground There Lived A Hobbit

In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.

J.R.R. Tolkien Quotes (Author of The Hobbit, or There and Back Again). (2020). Retrieved 4 January 2020, from https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/656983.J_R_R_Tolkien

Do You Wish Me A Good Morning

Do you wish me a good morning, or mean that it is a good morning whether I want it or not; or that you feel good this morning; or that it is a morning to be good on?

J.R.R. Tolkien Quotes (Author of The Hobbit, or There and Back Again). (2020). Retrieved 4 January 2020, from https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/656983.J_R_R_Tolkien

Fantasy Is Escapist And That Is Its Glory

Fantasy is escapist, and that is its glory… If we value the freedom of mind and soul, if we’re partisans of liberty, then it’s our plain duty to escape, and to take as many people with us as we can!

J.R.R. Tolkien Quotes (Author of The Hobbit, or There and Back Again). (2020). Retrieved 4 January 2020, from https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/656983.J_R_R_Tolkien

It’s A Dangerous Business

It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.

J.R.R. Tolkien Quotes (Author of The Hobbit, or There and Back Again). (2020). Retrieved 4 January 2020, from https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/656983.J_R_R_Tolkien